News

At the Feb. 16 regular meeting of the Sealy City Council amidst the winter storms, council approved a bid for a 2020 Texas General Land Office (GLO) Generator…
Once the Granite Printing Press in Taylor had power restored, the presses were fired up to begin printing the newspapers that covered the start of last week’s…
Sealy KC’s Famous Lenten Fish Fry Dinners The Sealy Knights of Columbus will be serving their Famous Fish Fry Drive-Thru Dinner for $11 a plate Friday, Feb.…
Once the dust settled after the election filing deadline, two submitted names to run for Mayor of San Felipe and three more will run for the two Alderman…

Opinion

Dear Editor, Our local Sealy Knights of Columbus Co. 3313 manned the local Warming Center at the Sealy Columbus Club Hall to help out stranded citizens during…
I remember, a long time ago, when I used to have a social life. My husband, Peter, and I have been visiting his sister, Lori, once a week while she battles…
I hope that headline grabbed your attention. As much as I’d love to see a reunion tour of Justin Timberlake and the other guys, the closest thing to an N*SYNC…
Ilove reader feedback, especially when it is glowing. Luann wrote in with a great question. She asked, “How do you keep from correcting other people? My…
I am not exactly a connoisseur of contemporary culture. I haven’t seen the latest series on Netflix or anything else. I don’t follow Twitter or Snapchat or…
I‘ve always loved librarians. I remember my first school librarian. Her name was Mrs. Scheau, and she rode a bicycle to school, back when this was still a…
I‘m going to lean on my three years of high school Latin to answer this question. I really wanted to make sure I was profiled as a giant nerd during my…
I have a new favorite word and, no, it’s not “hygge.” Similar to “hygge,” though, this word looks like you dropped a random handful of Scrabble letters onto…

Obituaries

Johnnie Lee “Buck” Fountain died on Friday, February 19, 2021. He was 80 years old. Johnnie was a long-time resident of Sealy, Texas, for almost 44 years.…
Delton Hegemeyer was born October 19, 1940, in New Ulm, Texas, the son of Reinhardt W. and Wilma Gross Hegemeyer. Delton was united in marriage to Lillie…
Helen Marie McCarter Johnston was born on May 22, 1930 in Newport, Tennessee to Ruby and Forrest McCarter. The family relocated to Galena Park Texas after the…
Eddie always said, “You’ll never get out of this world alive!” He was right. Edwin Watts Deats, Eddie, left this earth in the wee hours of the morning on…
Emilian John Kaminski was born to Mary Koteras and John Kaminski on October 29, 1931 in Chappell Hill, Texas. He passed away peacefully in his sleep on…
Sonia Morales 57, of Sealy, passed away on February 1, 2021. It is with great sadness that the family of Sonia Morales announce her passing. Our beloved…
Alvin (Al) Konvicka, Jr. passed from this life at home surrounded by family on January 26, 2021, at the age of 76 years after a courageous battle with cancer.…
Justin Burk Cudd passed away on January 17, 2021, at his home in Katy, TX at the age of 29. Justin was born on November 13, 1991, in Houston, TX to Jack (Rick…

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